“Sunday, let´s give our best against Barça.” Kerman Lejarraga has remind us day by day throughout the week and, in addition to attending the box, he will be responsible for delivering his best player award to Iñaki Williams in the turf. Morga’s Revolver will come accompanied by his trainer Txutxi del Valle and more people with good punch. Iñigo Herbosa and Iker Almada from MGZ Promotions will attend, as well as Violeta González and Jon Míguez. Violeta has just been proclaimed Spanish champion of the roosterweight and in the same evening Jon won his first title, the WBC Youth of the wélter weight after defeating the Ukrainian Kurasov.
Recognition of two veteran members
In addition to those designated by lottery, 5 of our partners will witness the match, with special mention of two of our older partners, Julia Bearan and Maria Dolores Cocho, who with their 89 and 90 years respectively do not lose detail every time Athletic plays. Both were pioneers as fans red-and-white, and today are pleased with the increasing number of women who populate the stands of San Mames, something that once had great merit and, therefore, tomorrow receive their deserved recognition. Nor can we forget the representation of our beloved official clubs, composed of the following groups: Peña Santurtzi, Peña Tiburón de Artziniega, Peña Sestaotarra Zu Zara Nagusia, Peña Santutxu, Tolosaldeko Lehoiak Elkartea, Peña Sahagún, Peña Iribar de Foz and Peña Nalón.
Other outstanding personalities
Likewise, the Mayor Juan Mari Aburto, the ex-presidents José Julián Lertxundi, Fernando Lamikiz, Ana Urquijo and Fernando García Macua; the ex-players Pablo Otaolea and Imanol Etxeberria, as well as Óscar García Manceras and Gorka Rodríguez of the Technical Committee of Referees will see the meeting from the stage.
Other representatives of the football world Iñaki Gómez Mardones, president of the Vizcaya Federation, and its vice-president, José Ángel Labrador will also assist. The manager of the Water Consortium, Pedro Barreiro, will attend with his colleagues Josu Bergara and Kepa Odriozola. The television presenter Iñaki López or the international footballer Vero Boquete, a player from Utah Royals who trains with Celta these days before joining their American team, will be two of the other guests. There will also be members of companies from the Athletic Club Fundazioa Foundation, as well as various institutional representatives from different political groups. Among them, Isabel Muela, Deputy Minister of Commerce and Tourism; Marcos Muro, Deputy Minister of Employment and Youth; José María Álvarez, Secretary General of UGT, and Raúl Arza, Secretary General of UGT Euskadi.
Pedalling towards victory
Igor Anton receives a tribute from Athletic Club for his cycling career and will receive a commemorative gift in the run-up of the match against SD Eibar.
Athletic Club Joins RFEF Board of Directors
Athletic Club once again has formal representation on the Board of Directors of the Royal Spanish Football Federation.
Death: Jose Mari Barrenetxea
The ex-player Jose Mari Barrenetxea (Bilbao, 17-08-1942 / 20-02-2019) has died.
Participants in the agreement to promote Basque Team
The Minister of Culture and Linguistic Policy, Bingen Zupiria; the coordinator of the Basque Team, Olatz Legarza; the president of Athletic Club, Aitor Elizegi; and the president of the SD Eibar, Amaia Gorostiza, presented this agreement today, 20th of February.
Nika Cuenca, Athletic Club Communication Director
Nika Cuenca (Bilbao, 1966) will soon start working as Communication Director of the Athletic Club….
Annual Meeting of Bizkaialde Foundation
The Bizkaia Bizkaialde Foundation held its annual meeting at the Euskal Museoa on Thursday with…
Athletic Club in the Deia Kirol Sariak
The Athletic Club also had its place among the winners.
Athletic joins the International Radio Day
Athletic was founded in 1898, and later, on Christmas Eve 1906, the first audio forecast…
Closing of the 125th anniversary of the Bizkaia Bridge
Today, at 12:00 noon, the directors Iker Goñi and Goyo Arbizu, together with the ex-players…
Fair play, respect and our anthem
La trasera de ambos banquillos lucirá los eslogans FAIR PLAY y RESPECT